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Sporting Lisbon withdraws from deal to sign Kevin-Prince Boateng

Sporting Lisbon withdraws from deal to sign Kevin-Prince Boateng

Sporting Lisbon has withdrawn from the deal to sign Ghanaian international Kevin-Prince Boateng at the last minute over a disagreement about the distribution of the player's image rights.

Aug 06, 2015, 12:46 PM IST
Ex-Real Madrid star Lassana Diarra signs for Marseille

Ex-Real Madrid star Lassana Diarra signs for Marseille

Former Real Madrid and French international midfielder Lassana Diarra signed for Marseille on Friday, ending a year-long spell out of the game.

Jul 24, 2015, 23:13 PM IST
Former Portsmouth FC owner Vladimir Antonov loses extradition case

Former Portsmouth FC owner Vladimir Antonov loses extradition case

The former owner of English football club Portsmouth on Wednesday lost a High Court bid to avoid extradition to Lithuania, where he faces £400 million ($608 million, 540 million euros) fraud charges.

May 06, 2015, 21:30 PM IST
EPL: Saints welcome looming local derby, but first trek north

EPL: Saints welcome looming local derby, but first trek north

Southampton`s manager Ronald Koeman is already relishing the added spice a local derby will provide when all-but promoted Bournemouth join his Saints in the premier league next season.

May 01, 2015, 15:04 PM IST
Ex-Cameroon international Valery Mezague found dead

Ex-Cameroon international Valery Mezague found dead

Former Cameroon international Valery Mezague was found dead in his Toulon apartment on Saturday although French police said his death was not being treated as suspicious.

Nov 15, 2014, 23:37 PM IST
Was that a UFO in Portsmouth?

Was that a UFO in Portsmouth?

An encouraging development has taken place for those who believe in extra-terrestrial life. People in Portsmouth saw an unidentified flying object (UFO) in the sky at dusk.

Sep 20, 2014, 12:46 PM IST
Nottingham voted England's City of Football

Nottingham voted England's City of Football

The city has no presence in the Premier League but Nottingham has been voted England`s 2015 City of Football.

Sep 16, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Two-goal Defoe dreams of England recall

Former Spurs striker Jermain Defoe slammed in two goals on his debut for Toronto FC in North America`s Major League Soccer at the weekend, rekindling hopes of an England recall for the 2014 World Cup.

Mar 18, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Tottenham`s Defoe to join Toronto at end of February

England striker Jermain Defoe will join MLS side Toronto FC at the end of February, Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur confirmed on Friday.

Jan 10, 2014, 15:48 PM IST

Liberal Democrat councillor hosted ‘sex parties’

An investigation has been launched in London to probe reports that a Liberal Democrat councillor was hosting sex parties at his home.

Mar 07, 2013, 13:32 PM IST

Portsmouth go into administration for second time

Portsmouth football club entered administration for the second time in two years on Friday.

Feb 17, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

English club Portsmouth ordered to wind-up

English football club Portsmouth, which been suffering severe financial troubles, has been handed a winding-up petition by the Her Majesty`s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) over an unpaid tax bill.

Jan 25, 2012, 23:19 PM IST

Redknapp in court to face tax evasion charges

Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp and his former chairman at Portsmouth, Milan Mandaric, appeared in a London court Monday accused of tax evasion.

Jan 23, 2012, 23:17 PM IST

Torres ready to put in a better show for Chelsea

Spanish striker Fernando Torres is ready to show why he is worth 50-million-pounds to Chelsea after his first holiday in five years.

Jul 18, 2011, 13:50 PM IST

Torres ready to put in a better show for Chelsea

Spanish striker Fernando Torres is ready to show why he is worth 50-million-pounds to Chelsea after his first holiday in five years.

Jul 18, 2011, 13:50 PM IST

Portsmouth likely to close after deal collapses

English Championship (second division) club Portsmouth are likely to go out of business after a deal to remove them from administration was scuppered on Friday, the club said in a statement.

Oct 23, 2010, 09:46 AM IST

Portsmouth likely to close after deal collapses

English Championship (second division) club Portsmouth are likely to go out of business after a deal to remove them from administration was scuppered on Friday, the club said in a statement.

Oct 23, 2010, 09:46 AM IST

Portsmouth end nightmare tour with drubbing in Washington

With scarcely any sleep, in sweltering heat and after losing their kit, Portsmouth ended a farcical North American pre-season tour on Saturday with a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Major League Soccer`s DC United.

Jul 25, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

Portsmouth end nightmare tour with drubbing in Washington

With scarcely any sleep, in sweltering heat and after losing their kit, Portsmouth ended a farcical North American pre-season tour on Saturday with a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Major League Soccer`s DC United.

Jul 25, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

Portsmouth go down without kicking a ball

Debt-ravaged Portsmouth bowed to the inevitable on Saturday when they were relegated from the Premier League on the eve of their FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur.

Apr 10, 2010, 23:33 PM IST